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Hoary Edge (Achalarus lyciades)

Family: Skipper (Hesperiidae)

Subfamily: Spread-wing Skipper (Pyrginae)

Average Wingspan: 1 3/4" - 2"

Habitat: Open woodlands, sandy areas

Plants That Attract This Butterfly

* May not be available for purchase at your local nursery.

Note: Always check a plant's Hardiness Zone to make sure it will grow in your area. (What Is My Hardiness Zone?)

Where To Buy Plants

Butterfly Flight Range Map

Hoary Edge Flight Range Map

Photo Credits:
Closed wing - Fred Miller

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